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“Twentieth Annual Commencement, High School Department, Girls’ High School, Knoxville City Schools, Staubs Theatre, Thursday Evening, June 8th, 1899” Programme.
"A History of the New Hopewell and White Communities" written for the Tennessee Homecoming 1986. Contains chapters: --Life in the New Hopwell and White Communities --New Hopewell History --The History of New Hopewell Elementary School --The History of White Elementary School --Church History of New Hopewell Community --History of South Knox County (by Jane Price) --History of South Knox County (by Anna Harris)
Leaflet advertising a Kindergarten opening September 1, 1887 at the Female Institute taught by Miss Catherine V. Bonnell. “TERMS: $1.00 Per Week, payable half yearly in advance.” Inside describes benefits of Kindergarten as transitional period from home to school, for children ages three to seven.
Brownlow School PTA scrapbook, 1955-56; Knoxville Central Council PTA scrapbook, 1929-1930.
Brownlow School PTA scrapbooks and minutes, 1930s-1960s. Box 1: PTA Minutes: 1936-40, 1941-43, 1949-53, 1953-56. PTA Membership List, 1964-65 ‘PTA Now & Then’ Box 2: Treasurer’s Reports: 1929-30, 1939-54 (+ 1 p. 1937) Three check registers Box 3: Scrapbooks: 1934-35, 1935-46, 1947-48, 1953-54.
Ledger book of school funds for Cocke County. Entries in book covers 1876-1881. Loose papers inside book cover 1865-1880.
Friendsville Academy grade report for Lizzie Harvey, dated October 26, 1888. Z.H. Dixon, principal.
Jellico, Tenn. 1925 City School Commencement Program Play, titled "A Rose Dream", 2 pgs. Tattered thin paper program lists all the many children and the many parts played: Queen, fairies, elves, roses, butterflies, summer breezes, raindrops plus a whole garden of flowers. Adult coaches included.
Booklet listing PTA officers, committee chairmen, junior officers, past presidents (identifying those since deceased), KHS faculty, PTA by-laws, and schedule. Cover features a sketch of KHS signed Wieroema.
1) Anna Lakin Limited Training Elementary Certificate of from the State of Tennessee Department of Education. 1 July 1925 2) Anna Lakin 1926 Teacher Contract. Millertown Elementary. 3) Anna Lakin 1927 Principal Contract. Inskip Elementary. 4) ALS from Stella Smith (Iowa City, Iowa) to Anna Lakin (Knoxville, Tenn.) 19 October 1929. 5) ALS from A. M. Feathers (Knoxville, Tenn.) to Prof. Edd Lakin (Knoxville, Tenn) 15 September 1931.
Hand-written coursebook. Front cover stamped: "East Tenn. Institute; Literature" First page "Mabel W. Brown; Senior Literature" Both front and back boards detached. Handwritten notes on various authors, artists, poets, philosophers, etc.
Plans for the former Cansler School at 1719 Reynolds Street, Knoxville [Tenn.]. The building then was a Boys & Girls Club and is currently (2019) The Wesley House Community Center. Plans were drawn by Bruce McCarty (founder of the current McCarty Holsaple McCarty architecture firm in Knoxville, Tenn.) during his time with Rutherford & Painter Architects. The plans are labeled “New Negro Elementary School”
Pamphlet “Outline Course of Study for Grammar Schools of Knox Co. by Wm. L. Stooksbury, Supt. January, 1920”
--Listing of books for each subject for grades 1-8
--Includes the following rules: 1) All schools open each day at 8 a.m. and close at 3:30 p.m. 2) No teacher is excused from the regular monthly teachers’ meeting except in case of sickness. 3) When the average daily attendance drops below fifteen in any room the teacher is to close school.
Booklet listing objects of PTA, past presidents, officers, meeting times, monthly program, Park Junior High faculty list, chairmen, group mothers, and by-laws of the PTA. Includes black & white photo of teacher Miss Mayme Parrott.
Material collected by Paul Fink of Jonesboro, Tenn. Includes: Rugby information; early East Tennessee school catalogs; and miscellaneous periodical publications. See listing with box. Includes catalogs for Greeneville College (1855), McMinn Academy (1853, 1854, 1856) Odd Fellows Female College, Rogersville (1851, 1856), View of the University of Tennessee Campus (1890s).
Color panorama of students and staff at Sequoyah Elementary on the basketball court outside. Students near the front of the group are holding letters to make a message "E. TN HIST. SOCIETY WE LOVE YOU" Printed at the bottom of the photo in white letters "Sequoyah Elementary School March 4, 1994"
Program from the October 2, 2013 St. Clair Cobb (1895-1974) Historical Marker Dedication Ceremony at Vine Middle School. Mr. Cobb was “The Father of Band Music” for African-American public schools in Knoxville.
Tennessee Deaf and Dumb School - Knoxville, TN. Four 4.25x3” sepia photographs mounted on one board with title at bottom. Views of the buildings with handwritten labels, including one of men on the steps. 1 pc. Building was later Knoxville City Hall.
- Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection 24
- Tennessee Archive of Moving Image and Sound 2
- Schools 8
- Knoxville (Tenn.) 6
- Knoxville (Tenn.) Schools 5
- Knox County (Tenn.) Schools 4
- Schools and academies 4
- African American schools 3
- Education 3
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- African Americans -- Tennessee -- Knoxville 2
- Anderson County (Tenn.) 2
- Brownlow School (Knoxville, Tenn.) 2
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- Park Junior High School (Knoxville, Tenn.) 2
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